Samstag, 6. Januar 2018

***new singles&videos***january 6th, 2018***don't be real, be postmodern***

***new year, new edition of postmodern !
the new year is still young, so we have a couple of brand new indie and alternative singles & video releases mixed with some december releases which didn't made it to mention in the course of our year-end best of lists, festive break...***

                    #indierock #shoegaze #britpop #madchester 

*Johnny Marr & Maxine Peake
*Manic Street Preachers
*We Are Parkas
*The Yearning 
*The Hit Parade
*Fears Chella
*The Levellers
*Buffalo Tom
*Smoke Rings
*Amusement Parks On Fire
*Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
*The Creases
*The Charlatans
*White Town
*Winter Witches
*The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart
*Simple Minds
*The Spook School

the smiths guitarist Johnny Marr teamed up with the award-winning actor Maxine Peake ('shameless'/'black mirror') for this underclass society drama trip-hop tune.
a full album of the duo is expected for this year summer...

Johnny Marr and Maxine Peake [England/Manchester] - The Priest

london/uk electronica/shoegaze outfit TAYNE have unveiled the video for their epic new single 'sacrifice'.
the debut ep 'breather' follows later this year...

TAYNE [England/London] - Sacrifice 
Breather Ep

'international blue' is the first single to be taken from welsh indierock legends Manic Street Preachers' forthcoming 13th studio album 'resistance is futile' - due out april 6th, 2018 via columbia.

Manic Street Preachers [Wales/Cardiff] - International Blue
Resistance Is Futile

class new single from bath/uk indie-/britrock newcomers We Are Parkas
penny drop' was released december 11th, 2017


canadian/toronto electropop project TR/ST have unleashed the video for the new single 'destroyer'.
the new third lp is due out in 2018.

TR/ST [Canada/Toronto] - Destroyer 

this new single by sydney/australia dreamy housepop 2-piece TEES captured us...wallow in memories of madchester/balearic act candy flip... ;-) 
they describe their music as '...nostalgically reminiscent of an early 90s acid soaked dancehall if it were floating on a bed of clouds.'
the duo's debut ep 'flow' is out january 25th via farmer & the owl/inertia music.

Tees [Australia/Sydney] - Boy 
Flow EP

Us is the new electronica project of scottish lad andrew montgomery from 90s britpop outfit Geneva and leo josefsson of swedish synthpop band Lowe.
their new single 'mute' was released december 29th, 2017 via house of wizards.

Us [Sweden/Stockholm] - Mute

'do you remember?' is the beautiful new single by oxfordshire/uk chamber-/tweepop band The Yearning.
their new mini-album 'take me all over the world' is out january 19th on elefant records.

THE YEARNING [England/Oxfordshire] - Do You Remember?
Take Me All Over The World

ex-sarah records indiepop outfit The Hit Parade have shared the video for their new single 'oh honey i..., released december 1st, 2017 on 7inch via jsh records.

The Hit Parade [England/London] - Oh Honey I...

anthemic new single/video from manchester/uk indierock-/pop four-piece Fears Chella, released september 15h last year via supa rouge records.

Fears Chella [England/Manchester] - Lush

we missed this excellent late 80's/early 90's jangle pop inspired single at the beginning of last year by dublin/irish four-piece Inhaler...excited to hear more from them in 2018 !

Inhaler [Irland/Dublin] - I Want You

british folk-punk icons The Levellers have dropped the video for the new single 'the shame'.
their new album 'we the collective' is set to be released on march 9th, 2018 via the band's own label on the fiddle recordings and feature new acoustic arrangements for eight of their previous singles incl. 'liberty song’ or 'one way’ as well as two new songs...

Levellers [England/Brighton] - The Shame 
We The Collective

'all be gone' is the lead single from legendary boston/us alternative rock band Buffalo Tom's forthcoming new album 'quiet and peace', out march 2nd 2018 via scrawny/schoolkids records.

Buffalo Tom [USA/Boston] - All Be Gone 
Quiet And Peace

promising new single from aussie indierock band Smoke Rings, released december 12th, 2017

Smoke Rings [Australia/Melbourne] - Biology

german shoegaze/noisepop 4-piece Swirlpool have premiered the video for their excellent new single 'camomile'.
the track was released january 5th via reptile music and is a first taster of their upcoming debut ep, scheduled for release this spring... 

Swirlpool [Germany/Regensburg] - Camomile
tba ep

uk indierock/shoegaze/noisepop outfit Amusement Parks On Fire have aired the video for their new song 'dark is out'.
the band from notthingham will put out their 2010' album 'road eyes' as a 'deluxe' edition including a second disc of nine never before released cuts and curios... (saint marie records/february 16th,2018)

Amusement Parks On Fire [England/Nottingham] - Dark Is Out
Road Eyes Deluxe

'theaded barrel' is the latest single from san francisco/us shoegaze/noisepop band Echodrone
their new album 'past, preset and future' is out january 23, 2018...

Echodrone [USA/San Francisco] - Threaded Barrel
Past, Preset and Future

sub pop's newest signing los angeles indierock/post-punk trio Moaning will release their self-titled debut album on march 2nd, 2018.
'don't go' is the latest single to be taken from it...

Moaning [USA/Los Angeles] - Dont' Go

fine new single from new zealand indierock/psych-dance/noisepop duo DUAL
their debut album is scheduled for later this year!

Dual [New Zealand/Auckland] - Stuck 

san francisco/us alternative rock combo Black Rebel Motorcyle Club are back with a new album.
'echo' is the latest taster from their eighth studio full-length 'wrong creatures', out january 12th through vagrant records.

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club [USA/San Francisco] - Echo
Wrong Creatures

aussie indie/neo-britpop outfit The Creases have shared the video for their latest single 'answer to'. 
the track comes from their debut album 'tremelow', released august 4th, 2017 on liberation records.

The Creases [Australia/Brisbane] - Answer To 

new video from indierock/britpop legends The Charlatans
'over again' is be the band's latest single, released december 29th, 2017 via bmg.

The Charlatans [England/Manchester] - Over Again
Different Days

birmingham/uk indierock band Peace are back with a new single in support of mental health charity mq.
'from under liquid glass' was released december 8th, 2017 on ignition records.

Peace [England/Birmingham] - From Under Liquid Glass

for the 20th anniversary of White Town's (aka jjyoti mishra) hit single 'your woman', a new old school orchestral/chambery version - 'your woman 1917' was released december 20th, 2017 via bzangy records.

White Town [England/Derby] - Your Woman 1917

fine shimmering twilight electronica/alternative pop single from australian duo Winter Witches.
'unspeackable clothes' was released december 8th via ten west.
a debut album is expected to be out later this year...

Winter Witches [Australia/Melbourne] - Unspeakable Clothes

us/new york-based indiepop band The Pains of Being Pure at Heart have aired the video for their latest single 'anymore'. 
'the echo of pleasure', their fourth full-length was released last year september on painbow records.

The Pains of Being Pure at Heart [USA/New York] - Anymore 
The Echo Of Pleasure

veteran scottish rock/pop act Simple Minds  have shared their new single 'magic'.
the track is taken from their eighteenth studio album 'walk between worlds', out february 2nd via bmg.

Simple Minds [Scotland/Glasgow] - Magic Walk Between Worlds

beautiful festive single from glaswegian/scottish indiepop four-piece The Spook School, released december 15th, 2017 on alcopop! records.

The Spook School [Scotland/Glasgow] - Someone To Spend Christmas With